Malachi Dads Resuming In California

By John Reed California City We are excited to report that in-person teams are now able to go into the California City Correctional Center, located about 100 miles north of Los Angeles. There are currently two classes of Malachi Dads with several men on a waiting list. With the COVID restrictions we are limited to…

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Project Mañana RHC

Project Mañana is our Program Partner in the Dominican Republic and October 16th was the 4th Annual Returning Hearts Celebration, and what a day!  As part of Project Mañana’s Prison Project, the annual Lifeline Global Returning Hearts Celebration is one of the most anticipated days of the year by inmates and their children. More than…

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Cuba: Staying on Task

They cannot get into the prisons, so some chaplains are supervising the inmate leaders by phone who have had Malachi Dads. In turn, they are then teaching within the prisons where chaplains cannot get in.

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International Influence via Online Training

We praised God for the insight to bring the training to the trainer and we thought it was revolutionary. Yet God had bigger plans in store when we used a different modem to train leaders.

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“I’ve never been a Christian outside of prison…”

The Lord Jesus saved me during the darkest time of my life in prison, and He really gave me hope and freedom even in prison. I was released seven months ago. I knew how to be a Christian in prison but I’ve never been a Christian outside of prison!

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41 New Countries?

Two things have caused Lifeline to adapt the way we approach our ministry, especially in the area of training. The pandemic and the adoption of internet technology by our international partners. Presently there are 16 countries using our Malachi Dads & Hannah’s Gift curriculum. More than 350 individuals have been trained on how to teach…

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Trauma Healing

By Dr. Romney Ruder, Lifeline President “Some experiences in life are so painful, they cause deep and lasting suffering. That suffering is what we call, “trauma.” -American Bible Society Lifeline Global Ministries in partnership with World Impact would like to invite you to attend an online training event about trauma healing. This training originated with…

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Well Done, Bruce Abbott

About three years ago, Bruce Abbott, Dave Costa and Gary McBroom (all Malachi Dads volunteers) had just finished breakfast at a local restaurant. As they were leaving, two men entered, and one went straight up to Bruce and stated, “You saved my life!” Bruce was a bit startled and asked how?   Aaron stated that he…

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Save the Date(s)

The Returning Hearts Celebration at Angola has always been one of the most anticipated events of the year for about 500 volunteers, 400 plus children and 150 inmate dads. If you’ve ever been a volunteer at any Returning Hearts Celebration you know how special this day is for everyone!  After two years of pandemic absence, the…

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Ministry Update, Spring 2021

By Dr. Romney Ruder According to the Prison Policy Initiative, there were an estimated 2.3 million males behind bars in the U.S. in 2020. When you ask how you might pray for our ministry, I would like each of you to remember the short phrase, “TWENTY-SIX TWENTY-SIX”. What do these four words mean and why…

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